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Royal George Hotel

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24 Piper street, Kyneton, Victoria 3444, Australia
+61 3 5422 1390
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Hours:
Thu - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Drinks, Reservations

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  • 45
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    Very good
  • 13
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  • 8
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
old fashion pub

I have been for lunch and dinner and the in between of meals times. On all occasions have had the most wonderful meals served. The crispy pork bell is incredible, good crunch, The wild mushroom risotto perfect cream and not mushy. Heaps of meals choices and bar munchies, dessert yum!! try the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 13, 2015
Jennifer D
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Victoria, Australia
Good for:
  • Scenic view
  • Local cuisine
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Melbourne, Australia
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

We had dinner here just last Saturday the 12hr slow cooked lamb & veggies were delicious would recommend this 😃 and the Toblerone Cocktail at the end 😊

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Victoria, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

I have been for lunch and dinner and the in between of meals times. On all occasions have had the most wonderful meals served. The crispy pork bell is incredible, good crunch, The wild mushroom risotto perfect cream and not mushy. Heaps of meals choices and bar munchies, dessert yum!! try the blood orange sorbet, you'll want more. Now lets... More 

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Caythorpe, null, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

some of the other pubs in town make up for lack of finesse with larger quantities, which i'm sure many locals are happy with. this is proper pub food with the right quantity and a good range of tasty options. beer good, ambiance good

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Melton, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

Went here on a cold Wednesday night with a group. We sat in a room with an open fire but it was lacking in atmosphere. Although the food was good, the menu was very limited. The staff were friendly but the service from the kitchen was very slow. (A table of 10 but some had almost finished their main before... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

I have been to Royal George 12 months ago and was one of the best restaurants I had experienced, so when the opportunity arose to take some friends from Melbourne I was excited for another fabulous dinner. We arrived for a 7:30pm booking to find out booking had not been recorded but were given a table anyway. The room was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

We had our usual family day trip to Kyneton, we saw the Royal Georges beautiful facade and thought we would have a few drinks. The pub is homey and very rustic, the bar is a great place to come and sit down whilst having a proper craft beer. However I was wondering about the styling, some areas are beautiful and... More 

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Macedon, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

For a lazy weekend afternoon drink with a tasty bar menu, the Royal George is a good choice if you are in Kyneton. It is no longer a hatted, fine dining restaurant but the move to the middle-market has created an good, easy dining option for the town. Also, the Royal George has a nice selection of beers from different... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Over the Easter weekend we had our wedding reception at The Royal George and it was the best decision we could have made. The food was wonderful, delicious and came out from the kitchen very efficiently. Every dish was beautifully cooked and the perfect temperature - despite having a number of dishes to get on the table very quickly. The... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We stopped at the Royal George about 4 pm to make an early dinner reservation for the Thursday night 'Local's night'. After a few craft beers and much talk our very friendly hostess allowed us to be seated at the opening of the dining area. The food was excellent and the prices quite reasonable. If you are staying near Kyneton... More 

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Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

We were seated, given menus & water then promptly forgotten about. Other tables filled and their orders taken, and we still waited and waited to be noticed. About to decide to leave when the waitress asked did we want anything else!!!! Oops very slack service. We did order the signature dish of Tuki 18hr slow cooked lamb with roast vegetables... More 

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Additional Information about Royal George Hotel

Address: 24 Piper street, Kyneton, Victoria 3444, Australia
Phone Number: +61 3 5422 1390
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Macedon Ranges  >  Kyneton
Open Hours:
Thursday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 18 - 23
Cuisine: Pub, Australian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 24 Piper street, Kyneton, Victoria 3444, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Macedon Ranges  >  Kyneton
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5422 1390

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 18 - 23
  • Cuisine: Pub, Australian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Scenic view, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Thursday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am

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